No serious injuries as motorcycle and car collide

By Doug Coillins
September 9, 2017 - 9:29pm

KAMLOOPS -- RCMP say despite how badly it looked, noone was seriously hurt after a car and motorcycle collided this afternoon on the East Trans Canada Highway near Oriole Road.

Sergeant Brandon Buliziuk says the accident happened at 4:30 PM this afternoon. The motorcycle skidded off the roadway after the crash.

Sergeant Buliziuk says the car wasn't seriously damaged, and the bike received minor damage.

Occupants of the car weren't hurt but the motorcyclist received minor injuries and was taken to hospital for treatment.

Police are continuing their investigation. Speed and alcohol are believed to have contributed to the accident.

The Trans Canada Highway was closed briefly while emergency crews attended the scene.

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